In 1995, representatives from 23 coastal resource agencies along the Atlantic coast signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to become program partners in the ACCSP.
Technical committees provide the framework for the collaborative processes that create and manage the Program standards.
Privacy and Cyber-Security
The Atlantic Coastal Cooperative Statistics Program (ACCSP) is committed to the privacy of visitors to our website. We collect no personal information about you when you visit our website unless you choose to provide that information to us. The purpose of ACCSP is to collect and disseminate commercial and recreational fisheries data. The collection and sharing of this information by ACCSP is authorized under the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act (16 U.S.C. 1852 et. seq.) and the Atlantic Tunas Convention Act of 1975.
Unauthorized attempts to upload or change information on ACCSP computing resources are strictly prohibited and can be punishable under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1986, the National Information Infrastructure Protection Act, or other laws.